By: Natalie Pompilio Apr 24, 2016 AT 2:38 PM
Countdown to the DNC
In 100 days, the Rev. Leah Daughtry will welcome more than 50,000 people to Philadelphia for the four-day Democratic National Convention. Earlier this month she was in the DNC’s Center City office...
By: Ryan Briggs May 19, 2016 AT 4:32 PM
On May 17, longtime communications consultant Frank Keel said he’s “proud to be assisting Councilman [Al] Taubenberger with external communications.” He should have been proud – if true, he would be...
By: Ryan Briggs May 20, 2016 AT 12:19 AM
Philadelphia is missing $36 million. At least, that’s the contention of City Councilwoman Cindy Bass, in the most recent addition to the growing chorus of voices clashing over Mayor Jim Kenney’s...
By: Ryan Briggs May 20, 2016 AT 3:48 PM
Councilwoman Cindy Bass elicited a chorus of agreement from her colleagues yesterday when she said shoddy liquor license enforcement – which she called an “honor system” – had led to as much as $36...
By: Ryan Briggs May 26, 2016 AT 2:36 PM
In a packed Philadelphia City Council session complete with some members visibly itching to get down the shore, lawmakers considered a raft of bills, including crucial 2016-17 budget legislation. A...